A look at the intriguing life of this famous artist. When he was working, Vincent was unknown, and he sold only a handful of paintings. Today however, he is one of the world's most popular artists, and his paintings regularly sell for many millions of pounds. This book charts Vincent's life, looking at the work he did before becoming an artist, the many different places in which he lived, the relationship he had with his family, and his work as an artist. It also describes the struggles he had, coping with poverty and mental illness. Full of colourful photos, and complete with glossary and date chart.
Anna Claybourne has been a writer and editor of children's non-fiction for over eight years. She specialises in Key Stage 2.